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Surfside Beach Lottery Winner, “This is the most money I’ve ever had in my life!”
2/5/2018 10:54:04 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (February 5, 2018) – “Is this fake?” “Am I dreaming?” These thoughts raced through a Surfside Beach woman’s head as she stared down at a $275,000 winning lottery ticket in her hand.

“I never experienced anything like this,” she said just days after cashing in her winning scratch-off. “I’m so grateful to have had this experience.”

She says she’s played the Lottery for years, winning several smaller prizes and $200 once. But her luck reached new heights at the local Piggly Wiggly on Hwy. 17 when she purchased the Lottery’s new, oversized $10 ticket, Royal Jewel Jackpot.

“This is the most money I’ve ever had in my life!” she said, excited and grateful for the possibilities ahead.

Four top prizes of $275,000 remain in the $10 Royal Jewel Jackpot game, at odds of 1 in 750,000.

For selling the claimed ticket, Piggly Wiggly #183 in Surfside Beach received a commission of $2,750.

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